New York Police Lieutenant James Dempsey kills his corrupt partner Joey and has to lay low until the case can be further investigated. His superior O'Grady sends Dempsey to London, England as part of an exchange of officers. Chief Superintendent Spikings, head of SI10 is not to pleased to have a 'yank' forced onto his department. He decides to couple Dempsey with his complete opposite, Sergeant Makepeace, an upper class English rose on a case involving a mysterious shipment of caviar. Written by
The TV Archaeologist
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Dempsey uses a Colt Python .357 Magnum revolver, Makepeace a Smith and Wesson .38 Special. When Michael Brandon
appears as General Sanchez in the Doctor Who story 'The Stolen Earth' his character uses the same weapon. After the series ended the crew gave Brandon the deactivated pistol as a souvenir See more
Leftenant Dempsey has been seconded to work with us for a while. He knows something about this investigation, so I want you to work together on it.
[Makepiece gives a disapproving look
You can also show him how we operate. We might even learn something from his methods. In New York, they think he's 'hot stuff'. Who knows? You might even make a team.